Blazers, Lions square off Saturday at 2 p.m. CT at Legion Field for UAB's Homecoming
After seeing limited action on defensive front as a true freshman in 2010, Scott saw additional playing time last fall ... will contend for increased playing time in 2012 ... listed at co-No. 2 DT coming out of spring practice.
2011: Saw action in all 12 games and started first two contests of the season (vs. Florida and Tulane) ... finished year with 17 total tackles.
2010: Appeared in five games (SMU, Troy, Mississippi State, Marshall and Memphis) ... registered a pair of tackles during season.
High School: Attended Carver High School in Atlanta ... another defensive line prospect from Atlanta City Schools, Scott was a standout player for coach Darren Myles ... named a first-team defensive tackle for Atlanta Public Schools All-City Team ... also participated in track and field.
Personal: Born Sept. 3, 1991 at Atlanta, Ga. ... son of Tammy and Deric Scott ... major is liberal arts.